Juventus chase €30m City target in case Alex Sandro leaves

Blues boss Antonio Conte is a big fan of the Brazil worldwide and is looking to land him this summer.

Alex Sandro is ready to hand in a transfer request at Juventus amid interest from Chelsea, according to reports in Italy.

Juventus director Beppe Marota has confirmed that Chelsea have submitted a €60m offer for the Brazilian left-back Alex Sandro. "But we know that we are competing with clubs that are in a position to offer wages that are not rational for us and players are always their own boss".

Regarding Alex Sandro, the reporter simply mentioned the player's name, and Marota didn't make any ceremony before telling everything.


The Mail suggest that the Blues have seen their £55.2m offer snubbed by the Bianconeri in recent days.

The lack of progress is understood to have deeply frustrated the 47-year-old, who has yet to commit to the contract extension that has been on the table since the end of the season and would establish him as the highest paid manager in the club's history.

Chances created - Seemingly a good fit for a wing-back role in Conte's 3-4-3, Alex Sandro made more scoring chances (91) than any other Serie A defender across the last two seasons.

Sandro, a Brazil global who moved to the Serie A giants two years ago, still has three years to run on his current deal.

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